March 17, 2012
Asma Al Assad's image in the Western media has gone through a serious change since the Syrian uprising began. How Syria's First Lady for charity and good works began to slip if not plunge from grace.
Several civilians and members of the security forces were killed in the bombing attacks which occurred early Saturday in Damascus, Syrian state television announced.
March 16, 2012
The envoy of the UN and the Arab League to Syria, Kofi Annan, "decided to send a mission to Damascus "by next week" to discuss the terms of a compliance mechanism
March 15, 2012
Tens of thousands of Syrians demonstrated Thursday in support of President Bashar al-Assad, in a show of force on the first anniversary of the Syrian uprising.
As the French election campaign heats up, President Nicholas Sarkozy seems poised to lose in a run-off to leftist candidate Francois Hollande.
The Assad gmail leaks cause lion's share of embarrassment. On the back of the Guardian's vanguard ground work to breaking 'The Assad Emails' into the public domain, here's a look at the juiciest revelations to emerge from this sensational finding.
The Syrian army took control of the rebel stronghold of Idleb on Wednesday and intensified repression in other centers of protest in Syria
March 14, 2012
Two Turkish journalists have disappeared in Syria, announced representatives from Milat newspaper, who have requested assistance from the Turkish government to locate them.
The Syrian army took full control of the rebel city of Idleb, in the north-west of the country, following an assault that lasted four days and drove the insurgents to retreat.
March 13, 2012
A year on from the (Twitter hash-tagged, aptly named) "March 15" 2011 official start of the Syrian round of the wider Arab crisis, Syria's endgame looks nowhere in sight. One year anniversary, and counting. The future for Syria at least upon the anniversary of the Syria Spring looks wide open or tightly sealed and deadlocked. A year in pictures and text.
The Secretary General of the Arab League, Nabil Al-Arabi called on Tuesday to open an impartial international investigation into crimes committed against civilians in Syria.
Syrian government forces have laid mines in areas near the borders of Lebanon and Turkey
Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi might have helped finance French President Nicolas Sarkozy's 2007 election campaign, a report published late Monday by the Guardian said.
March 12, 2012
Demands for a speedy regime change in Syria are only fueling the conflict in that country, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday.
The "Al Arabiya" TV channel on Monday quoted the coordinating committees of the Syrian revolt as saying that a "massacre" was committed again Sunday evening